One new COVID-19 related death, 54 hospitalizations, 111 new cases in Wichita County, total now 3,134

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls–Wichita County Public Health District confirmed Tuesday one additional COVID-19 related death in Wichita County.

Case 2,605, age 70-79, marks the thirtieth death related to COVID-19 since the pandemic began in Wichita County.

No further information will be released out of respect for the family.

For more information on COVID-19 related deaths and how they are reported, click here.

New and Active Cases

The Public Health District confirmed Tuesday 111 new coronavirus cases in the county, bringing the current total case number to 3,134.

Communication and Marketing Director Lindsay Barker also reported Tuesday 59 new recoveries from COVID-19 in the county for a total of 1,974 recoveries to date.

There are currently 1,130 active COVID-19 cases in Wichita County, with 1,076 recovering at home and 54 hospitalized.

Hospitalizations

54 COVID-19 patients were listed as hospitalized in Thursday’s COVID-19 report for Wichita County with 27 patients reported to be in critical condition, more than double Monday’s critical patient number of 13.

“A patient’s condition is determined and provided to the Health District by the hospitals,” Barker said.

The following cases are currently hospitalized:

  • Case 1,876: 50 – 59, stable
  • Case 1,955: 70 – 79, stable   
  • Case 1,985: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,085: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,139: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,159: 60 – 69, critical 
  • Case 2,227: 80+, stable 
  • Case 2,283: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,310: 80+, critical
  • Case 2,366: 80+, stable
  • Case 2,367: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,371: 60 – 69, critical  
  • Case 2,379: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,380: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,406: 80+, critical
  • Case 2,411: 30 – 39, critical
  • Case 2,412: 70 – 79, stable
  • Case 2,426: 30 – 39, stable
  • Case 2,433: 80+, critical
  • Case 2,460: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,462: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,463: 30 – 39, critical
  • Case 2,470: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,526: 70 – 79, stable
  • Case 2,544: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,545: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,549: 30 – 39, stable

  • Case 2,553: 30 – 39, stable
  • Case 2,581: 80+, stable
  • Case 2,599: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,689: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,691: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,735: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,736: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,749: 80+, critical
  • Case 2,763: 50 – 59, stable 
  • Case 2,802: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 2,894: 50 – 59, stable
  • Case 2,896: 20 – 29, critical
  • Case 2,902: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 2,911: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,935: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,943: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,944: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 2,945: 70 – 79, stable
  • Case 2,984: 50 – 59, stable
  • Case 2,985: 80+, stable
  • Case 3,004: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 3,005: 80+, stable
  • Case 3,012: 60 – 69, stable
  • Case 3,021: 70 – 79, critical
  • Case 3,064: 60 – 69, critical
  • Case 3,081: 70 – 79, stable
  • Case 3,082: 70 – 79, critical 

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COVID-19 Testing Numbers for Wichita Co.

TOTAL COVID-19 TESTSPOSITIVENEGATIVEPENDING
42,3996,81835,081500

Isolation Status

AT HOME/ACTIVEHOSPITALRECOVEREDDEATH
2,584744,036124

Information provided by the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District

Updated Wednesday, November 25 at 3:20 p.m.

READ: Health officials plea to Wichita County as cases surge in recent weeks

Communication and Marketing Director Lindsay Barker said the health of the community remains the top priority for the Health District as the fall school semester begins, and the Health District will continue to work closely with all schools, colleges, and daycare/childcare facilities.

Barker added each school has an individual process in place for positive COVID-19 notifications, and case questions or concerns should be directed to the appropriate school.


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Hotline hours are 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday to Friday, and noon–2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The Health District would like to remind everyone that coronavirus is now in our community and that the decisions we make now regarding social distancing and following the guidelines set by the CDC will directly impact how quickly our community recovers from this virus.

If anyone has questions and concerns regarding COVID-19 in Wichita County, click below to submit them to the health department via e-mail.

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